"I am excited to be a Millennium Fellow because I have the opportunity to contribute to the United Nations(UN) Sustainable Development Goals. I feel empowered to be part of a solution to global challenges."
Millennium Fellowship Project
The 25 Community Information Resource Organization is a social enterprise aimed at empowering local communities with Information Technology. The project will create a conducive environment for e-learning and a space for youth-led development projects in Malawi. During August to November, the project would like to fundraise for $ 15000 worth of seed funding so that the project can be implemented by June 2019.
About the Millennium Fellow
Jaffalie Twaibu is a senior studying Biomedical Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU). He is also a student in Barrett, the Honors College at ASU. Jaffalie is originally from Lilongwe, Malawi. He is studying in the United States under the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship he won in 2015 after demonstrating a leadership and intellectual commitment to impact change to his community.